Textile Arts- Summer Art Colony Governor's Island Camp

Provided by: Children's Museum of the Arts

Ages: 7 years - 12 years

Start: Monday, July 01, 2019 8.45am
End: Friday, July 05, 2019 5.10pm

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Price: $600.00 Siblings: $600.00 Caregivers/Adults: $0.00

Activity Details:

Create textiles by using all-natural materials! Learn to manipulate and design their own handmade textiles, and learn about new ways to upcycle in the process! Students will dye their own fabrics using natural pigments by incorporating spices, fruit & vegetable scraps, as well as learn to weave new textiles out of recycled fabric and even plastic! Teaching artists will work closely with students to help them learn about the science behind natural dyes, and ways to create patterns and motifs on fabric. 8:45AM DROP OFF:@ Governors Island Ferry loading dock and signed over to CMA staff before the 9AM ferry. 9 - 10 AM Ferry Ride & Supervised Play @ Nolan Park. 10AM–4PM CLASS: Lunch break at 12PM, with supervised outdoor play on the Island. 4-5PM Supervised play in Nolan Park. 5-5:10 PM PICK UP: Campers and staff take the ferry back to the Battery Maritime Building. Parents must meet and sign out campers with CMA staff. No extended day options. $25 late pickup fee after 5:10pm

Where: Governors Island Ferry loading dock at the Battery Maritime Building 10 South St, New York (Manhattan), New York, 10004

How to Prepare / What to Bring: Campers must bring lunch, snacks, a water bottle and sunscreen.

Caregiver must stay: NO